Rich Mix Young Ambassadors Programme

We are looking for committed and enthusiastic young people to join our team of Young Ambassadors.

We are looking for committed and enthusiastic young people to join our team of Young Ambassadors. This is an opportunity to work with creative professionals at Rich Mix and put on an amazing programme of music, spoken word theatre, dance and exhibitions as well as experience a variety of careers in the arts.

Who can apply:

  • Young people aged 16-25
  • Living in London (particularly Tower Hamlets & Hackney)
  • Full of creative ideas, passionate about all art forms, interested in pursuing career in creative industries or just attending cultural events for free
  • All levels of experience welcome (whether you have an idea you want to realise or looking to learn about what it takes to put on an event)

What to expect:
In a course of fortnightly meetings (every other Friday) you will:

  • Learn about event production: from pitching an idea to writing a proposal, project planning, marketing, promotion and delivery
  • Meet Rich Mix team- gain advise and support to develop your skills and confidence
  • Assist our Front of House and Technical Team during regular events
  • Meet our Artistic Partners and make professional connections
    As a core group of Young Ambassadors you will:
  • Collectively generate new work, share and discuss subjects you are passionate about
  • Put on own event at the Youth Takeover Festival in February 2017
  • Meet other young creatives, expand your peer networks
  • Gain free access to Rich Mix events

To apply:
Please download Application Form and Equal Opportunities Form and return filled to Margot on: margot.przymierska@richmix.org.uk

Important dates:
Application deadline: Friday 30th September
Informal interviews: w/c Monday 3rd October
Programme dates: Friday 21st October – Friday 10th February
Autumn Youth Takeover Festival: Monday 24th – Saturday 29th October
Spring Youth Takeover Festival: Monday 13th – Sunday 19th February